Sign In

Dictionary

Entry Details for 外

Search by Japanese Word

字▼

Search by English Meaning

[がい()]
gai
noun, used as a suffix

English Meaning(s) for 外

noun, used as a suffix
  1. outside of; not covered by

Definition and Synonyms for 外

Exterior the outer side or surface of something
Synonyms: 上側, 上辺, 上辺, 上面, 上っ面, 余所, , , , 外側, 外方, 外装, 外面, , , 表面, , , ,
Exterior the region that is outside of something
Synonyms: アウトゥサイド, 余所, , , , 外側, 外方, 外部

Meanings for each kanji in 外

outside Kanji Details »

Categories 外 is a member of

Part the extended spatial location of something
Show all words in category »
Surface the extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object
Show all words in category »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 外

Sample Sentences for 外

These trees will screen our new house from public view.
External pressure grows ever more intense.
It's totally dark outside.
As he was drinking he got very merry and kept telling everybody just how much he hated hospitals.
If you were really interested in what I'm saying you wouldn't be staring out of the window.

Comments for 外

If you have any questions about this entry, or would like to write a sample sentence using the vocabulary, please do so below. Your comment will appear in the forum for other users of the site to view and discuss.

Only registered users may post comments. You can register your free 楽しい Japanese account here.

This site uses the EDICT and KANJIDIC dictionary files. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence.